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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos turns 51 Monday. We look at how fast he accumulated his wealth on a per-day basis, comparing that to other billionaires.
Notable, wealthy founders and executives saw a wide spectrum of gains and losses from their company's stock movement in 2014.
The Milwaukee Bucks hired facial coding expert Dan Hill of Sensory Logic, to determine what players have the right emotional attributes to help the team. Hill explains the expertise behind the psychology.
Dec 26- Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it drew more than 10 million new members to its Prime shipping and digital content service over the holidays and intends to offer one-hour shipping to more cities in 2015.. Amazon considers its $99- a-year Prime membership, which confers free two-day shipping and streaming of select movies and songs, essential to driving its...
Drones will help with Amazon's expansion outside the U.S. in 2015.
Amazon had a tough year in 2014. Sucharita Mulpuru-Kodali, Forrester Research principal retail analyst, discusses what she says is the company's constant re-positioning of itself between a tech company and a retail company.
Dec 19- Shares of cancer drug developer Juno Therapeutics Inc soared as much as 65 percent in their market debut on Friday, capping a big year for biotech IPOs. Shares were priced at $24 per share, above the expected $21- $23. As of Sept. 30, Seattle- based Juno had raised about $314 million in private venture funding from investors including Amazon.com Inc co-founder...
Few people in tech worked harder over the past 24 years than Debbie Gross. She's executive assistant to John Chambers, the CEO of Cisco.
As spinoff mania heats up, even Amazon is getting sucked into the speculation.
YouTube is offering bonuses to some of its top stars to keep them from going to rival services.
Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, discusses Amazon's strategy to grow its business by selling a new line of consumer products which includes diapers and baby wipes.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, discusses the big bets made by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his views on failure.
WASHINGTON, Dec 2- A compromise defense policy bill in Congress would bar the purchase of more Russian-made rocket engines to launch U.S. military satellites, clearing the way for competitive bids for 14 future launches, senior congressional aides said on Tuesday. It also authorizes $63.7 billion in spending for U.S. wars overseas, mainly Afghanistan and the...
Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos spoke out about the failure of the company's Fire Phone. The "Fast Money" traders discuss whether they have the patience to buy Amazon.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides insight to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' comments on quarterly earnings data.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos offered rare insight into his thoughts on drones, the company's stock price and fatherhood at the Business Insider's Ignition Conference, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Andrew Albanese, Publisher's Weekly, discusses the pact signed between Amazon and Hachette for print and digital book.
Nov 13- Hachette Book Group and Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday they reached a multi-year agreement for e-book and print book sales after months of fighting that pitted authors, agents and publishers against the world's largest online retail store. Amazon, which pulled several of Hachette's books from its inventory, will immediately resume selling all of...
In a surprise move Amazon unveiled a new device called "Echo." Todd Haselton, TechnoBuffalo, and Lance Ulanoff, Mashable editor-at-large, discuss the idea behind Amazon's new product.
NEW YORK, Nov 5- While private pilots and skydivers have to take out extra life insurance to cover the added risk of their pursuits, space tourists do not need special policies on their high flying rides. That loophole is likely to disappear, slowly, after the fatal crash last week of a test flight of a Virgin Galactic space ship designed to take tourists into space.